Natural Resources Site Manager II - State of Illinois

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The Department of Natural Resources is seeking a manager for the Des Plaines Game Propagation Center. This vital member of our team will utilize their professional expertise in the operation of a pheasant rearing facility. The selected candidate will be charged with brooder house management and development of techniques to improve sanitation and prevent disease/pest problems. Initiates treatment when necessary. Evaluates the quality of game birds produced, effectiveness of feed rations, and cultural practices. Supervises a moderate sized staff engaged in site operations, maintenance, and interpretive activities. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Minimum requirements include equivalence of a bachelor's degree in a biological science, fish, or forestry resource management; 4 years of progressively responsible professional experience in fish or forestry resource management; a valid driver's license; knowledge of employee relations; and the ability to resolve administrative problems and maintain cooperative working relationships.



Des Plaines Game Propagation Center, 30550 S. Boathouse Rd., Wilmington, IL (Will County)


Moraine Hills State Park

Attn:  Greg Kelly

1510 S. River Rd.

McHenry, IL 60051


Persons interested in applying for this position should complete a CMS100 employment application dated 7/2019 or after and submit it directly to the name and address listed above.

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